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  • Spanish
    • Abeto blanco
    • Abeto del noroeste
  • Scientific Names
    • Abies concolor
    • Abies concolor lowiana
    • Abies lowiana
    • Abies lowiana lowiana
    • Abies lowiana viridula
  • English
    • White Fir
    • White silver fir
    • Sierra White Fir

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What

Abies Abies concolor

Observer

jamiebryn

Date

November 15, 2014

Description

Tall erect tree with needles growing close together forming thick needled branches. Needles curl upwards, rounded at point. Stomata strips on underside. Cones very large and growing upwards, only on upper branches. Bracts present.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

vnsankar

Date

June 12, 2014

Description

Very common and dominant in conifer forests of Titlow Hill Road further south and higher up from Horse Mountain.

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

m_jon

Date

August 2, 2013 05:37 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

m_jon

Date

August 2, 2013 07:12 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

finatic

Date

August 24, 2014 05:38 PM PDT

Place

Mt Lemmon (Google, OSM)

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Date

October 2, 2014

Place

Cal U PA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Date

October 2, 2014

Place

Cal U PA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White fir Abies concolor

Observer

willander18

Date

September 20, 2014 05:18 PM EDT

Description

Can live to 300 years or longer.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir (Abies concolor) Abies concolor

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 6, 2014

Place

Idyllwild (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir (Abies concolor) Abies concolor

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 6, 2014

Place

Idyllwild (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 24, 2014 05:32 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

White fir (Abies concolor) is a fir native to the mountains of western North America, occurring at elevations of 900-3,400 m (2,952-11,154 ft). It is a medium to large evergreen coniferous tree growing to 25–60 m (80-197 ft) tall and with a trunk diameter of up to 2 m (6.5 ft). It is popular as an ornamental landscaping tree and as a Christmas Tree. It is sometimes known as a Concolor fir.

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.